Good Reminders: 10 Ways to Sabotage Your Classroom Managment: If you are having classroom management problems, take a look at this article, which explains what NOT to do, and the more effective practices you should try instead.
Do you feel like a “talking head” during the first couple days of school? We know that explicitly teaching procedures and expectations is a MUST for the beginning of the school year. However it’s a lot of information for a teacher to disseminate and for s
A better way to deal with disruptive students in middle and high school. Print these out on quarter- or half- sheets and hand them to students who are off-task or disruptive. Or laminate a few and have dry- or wet-erase markers on hand.
Begin Your Kindergarten Year with 10 Memorable Traditions
Begin Your Kindergarten Year with 10 Memorable Traditions: How can you create beginning-of-the-year rituals and traditions that build community and enhance literacy? Learn about ideas for settling-in time, favorite songs, and more.
Getting Started with Flexible Seating (Free Rule Chart!)
Holiday FREEBIE -Are you a middle school or elementary teacher who is frustrated by lines of students wanting your attention? You are going to want to check out this post containing an easy strategy that both you AND your substitute teachers will love!
Classroom Management System for Middle School: Positive Behavior Tallies
Punch Cards for Positive Behavior - Each student gets a punch card, and when the teacher sees students with exemplerary behavior, they get a punch. When the punchcard is full, the student gets a reward.